On the first visit, the patient will be evaluated by the medical team to assess the general condition, the accumulation of fat in the body and skin tone.
It is very important the mutual sincerity between the patient and his surgeon, to be able to expose the expectations frankly, so that the surgeon explains the alternatives and the possibilities of your case without deception and false promises.
In some patients it will be necessary to associate it with liposuction that improves the body silhouette in a more harmonious way. During the consultation, you will also be explained in detail the type of anesthesia that will be used, the surgical time of the intervention, the time that you will spend in the clinic, the visits and controls that will be made in the consultation, as well as the postoperative process. and finally the cost of surgery to treat morbid obesity.
Duration of interventions
The day of the intervention you will enter the hospital and a person from our team will be waiting to accompany you to his room. You will go down to the operating rooms, where in an intimate environment you will be attended by the doctor. In this room, surgical marking is performed and, later, you will be administered a sedative so that you can go to the operating room very relaxed.
The duration of the interventions is variable:
- Dermolipectomy (surgery of the abdomen): 2 to 3.30 hours
- Thigh lift: 2 to 3 hours
- Brachioplasty (arm lift): 2 to 3 hours
- Mastopexy (breast lift): 1 to 2 hours
- Gynecomastia: 1 hour
Once the intervention is over, you will go to the resuscitation room where you will be watched by an anesthetist and cared for by a nurse until they consider that you are fit to go to the room.
You can start eating food gradually 6-8 hours after the end of the intervention.
You will be discharged after 24 or 48 hours depending on the procedure.